Rev. Dr. Ammishaddai Owusu-Amoah is the Commissioner-General of the Ghana Revenue Authority. He brings into the organization vast experience in leadership, management, and banking operations. He started his career in the public service with the Ghana Statistical Service as an Assistant Statistician and later worked in various capacities in banking and management.
Rev. Dr. Ammishaddai Owusu-Amoah is a seasoned international banker with almost thirty years of experience in Research, Corporate Banking, SME/Retail Banking, Strategic Leadership, and Strategic Planning and has worked in different countries in Africa and undertaken short term assignments in several countries.
He started his career as an Assistant Statistician with the Ghana Statistical Service engaged in Economic, Social and Statistical Research before joining Standard Chartered Bank, as a Statistician and Research Officer in 1993. For his exceptional performance in the Bank, he gained rapid promotions over a period of 9 years into various senior positions. These include Financial Business Support Manager with responsibility for managing the budgeting and planning function of the Bank; Head of Credit Services for Standard Chartered Bank West Africa and Head of Operations and Technology for Standard Chartered Bank Ghana where he became a member of the Executive Committee of the Bank. He was appointed Group Head of Operations for Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (ETI) based in Togo where he supervised the operations functions over all the countries of the Ecobank Group. He was very instrumental in setting up from scratch the Ecobank Operations and Technology hub in Ghana known as eProcess International. He joined Unibank Ghana Ltd in 2007 where he became the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer. He left uniBank in 2011 and joined Bank of Africa Group as Managing Director and CEO of Bank of Africa, Tanzania for seven years until he was appointed as Group Executive for Special Projects, including Mergers and Acquisitions, strategic collaborations, and alliances for the Bank of Africa Group and other international banks. He has served on several boards and has contributed significantly to the development of the Finance Industry